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    Sani Valley Lodge and Hotel

    Sani Pass | Sani Pass Road, Himeville 3256, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 9793
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    2017/11/06 2017/11/07
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    Overview
    • Excellent72%
    • Very good19%
    • Average8%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “fly fishing” (13 reviews)
    “self catering” (14 reviews)
    “horse riding” (13 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 142 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    this trip was a great and much needed getaway. the rooms were excellent and the facilities absolutely awesome. even in rainy weather we were able to have an awesome time. the fly fishing and boat rides were particularly enjoyable. the staff are so friendly and...More

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    Thank durano2017
    Response from Gareth M, General Manager at Sani Valley Lodge and HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Durano thank you for the review, weather can sometimes be a dampener I agree, but thank you for the compliments on the food and most of all the friendly staff which we do strive for. Regards Gareth

    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    Peaceful location in Sani Pass, where you are surrounded by the beauty of nature. I enjoyed the most beautiful sunrise that I had ever seen. Wildlife roam freely (plenty of Zebra, Eland, Redbuck). Room includes guides showing wildlife, birds and reptiles approximate to the altitude....More

    Thank Diane M
    Response from Gareth M, General Manager at Sani Valley Lodge and HotelResponded 7 September 2017

    Dear Diane Thank you for the review, maybe next time you can stay a bit longer :) Regards Gareth

    Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

    A very exclusive setup. Each lodge has its own special homely feel. Close to Sani pass, fly fishing and lots of hiking trails. Rooms are top notch. Fire places, heaters, under floor heating (in some rooms) and heated bed sheets to keep you warm. Bathrooms...More

    1  Thank Sudesh N
    Response from Gareth M, General Manager at Sani Valley Lodge and HotelResponded 22 August 2017

    Wow thanks for the great review Sudesh. I hope your children were able to talk to each other :) We hope to have you back.....possibly in Summer its totally different. Regards Gareth

    Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

    Gorgeous area and great views. Dinner is brought to the house and good, breakfast at boathouse, fine but simple. We stayed at Early Mist and the houses really need some TLC. Safe not working, 6 different dinner plates etc. Animal farm is just 50 sheep...More

    Thank Expatcouple2005
    Response from Gareth M, General Manager at Sani Valley Lodge and HotelResponded 28 August 2017

    Dear Expatcouple My apologies for not responding earlier but for some reason TripAdvisor had 2 sights for us which have now been merged and I have only now received these reviews. Thank you for your review, and the comments on the wonderful views. Not all...More

    Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

    If you are looking for tranquility and peace, you cannot miss this place on earth. Bountiful of nature (mountains, lake, trees...) await you. The stay is comfortable and peaceful allowing you plenty of family time. Will certainly be back to see it again in summers.More

    Thank GJSingh1973
    Response from Gareth M, General Manager at Sani Valley Lodge and HotelResponded 14 August 2017

    Wow thanks for the review, yes the real beauty about this place is that every season has its beauty, I love Winter and the crisp mornings but my wife prefers Summer and the greenery :) We look forward to welcoming you back in Summer. Regards...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$114 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Drakensberg Region >
    • Himeville
    • Also Known As
    • Sani Valley Hotel Underberg
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    Traveller (170)
    Room & Suite (72)
    Dining (6)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (105)
    Bathroom (6)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    sunshineinherheart
    28 May 2017|
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    Response from Gareth M | Property representative |
    Hi There I do have Wi-Fi at my Lakeside units and at my boathouse/breakfast area and obviously at my reception. We have Vodacom and Cell C coverage normally (I have boosters at the boathouse and reception) but MTN is... More
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    Tshegisi
    26 May 2017|
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    Response from Gareth M | Property representative |
    Hi Tshegisi I thought this question had been answered sorry :( We normally get snow between May and September, if you time it with a cold front you should be lucky. The main 4x4 route would be up the Sani Pass and yes a... More
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